Roam around the floating market like a local!
Visit one of the largest man-made floating markets in the world. This market is home to more than 114 unique shops. Choose any boat from the various options like Rowing boat, long-tail boat, and Amphibious boat. This 100,000 square meters floating market is separated into four parts, each representing and selling items from the four major parts of Thailand. (north, north-east, south and central). This market is famous for its Thai delicacies and snacks prepared by locals.
From basic fruits like banana and apples to grilled crocodiles, you will find a wide range of variety of food here. You can shop for amazing fruits, vegetables and try some unique and weird dishes in the market also. Apart from the food, you will also discover traditional handmade toys, silverware, textiles, little boutiques, art galleries, postcards, souvenirs, and many more things. Witness hundreds of a wooden house and wooden architecture of Thailand, along the way. You can also perform zipline here. There is also a daily free show featuring four cultural performances.
Following are the options for a boat ride:
Rowing boat is the most common type of boat you can find at this floating market.
Amphibious boat is larger than a rowing boat and it also provides a roof to the boat.
Paddle boat is the most interesting option as you can paddle around the market like a local.
How to reach:
It is located in the city itself, a private/shared cab or tuk-tuk or the white baht bus is advisable.
Note: Open daily 09.00 am - 08.00 pm.
Children with a height under 3.9 ft will be charged at the child rate.